Roberto Emilio

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AI will create many new jobs — here’s how you can prepare

As U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin predicts artificial intelligence (AI) won’t be a threat to American jobs over the next several decades, and still others opine on why he is wrong, both sides are missing an important point: No matter the pace of change as AI makes in-roads into the …

Artificial Intelligence

Incredible farming skyscraper could fight poverty and feed the world

This incredible skyscraper is more than just eye candy—its modular and farm-integrated design was created to fight world hunger and poverty. …

SolarEdge sets inverter efficiency record with new technology platform

SolarEdge’s HD-Wave inverter has broken the California Energy Commission’s record for inverter efficiency.<p>The inverter, which was announced in September 2015 but is only now seeing wide-scale rollout, tested at 99% weighted efficiency while the competition clocks in between 96-98%. Arguably more …

Qvivr raises $5M to move beyond its all-in-one credit card

Qvivr, a Silicon Valley-based FinTech startup originally known for building the SWYP programmable credit card, has raised $5M in Series A funding.<p>The funding was led by Khosla Ventures, with participation from a large multinational Asian bank.<p>The startup was founded in 2014 and originally launched …

Selling

Realizing The Potential Of Big Data And Analytics

It’s not what you know. It’s what you <i>do</i> with what you know. That’s something companies worldwide will be learning—for better or worse—in the coming year when it comes to big data.<p>Gurus among us have proclaimed 2017 will be the year big data goes mainstream. If you’re anything like me, you may be …

Big Data

Top 10 Hot Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technologies

The market for artificial intelligence (AI) technologies is flourishing. Beyond the hype and the heightened media attention, the numerous startups and the internet giants racing to acquire them, there is a significant increase in investment and adoption by enterprises. A Narrative Science survey …

Artificial Intelligence

World’s first solar road opens in France

Your News Ticker | December 25, 2016<p>In a small town in Normandy (a region of France on the north-west) has opened the world’s first road, the surface …

Do these 5 things to get your career in tip-top shape for 2017

The week between Christmas and New Year’s Day means one thing: checking off the final items on your end-of-year to-do list.<p>Whether you’re taking a …

New technology makes solar panels 70% more efficient

Researchers at Technion Israel Institute of Technology recently made a breakthrough in solar cell technology that could boost efficiency of existing …

Techniques to scale agile across project teams and organizations | Zephyr

Once associated only with small application development projects and co-located teams of 8-10 members, the Agile methodology is now being …

Black Friday 2018: When is Black Friday? | Trusted Reviews

<b>Black Friday Deals 2018: We tell you everything you need to know about the gargantuan shopping extravaganza that is Black Friday, including the dates</b> …

10 Secret Strategies to Take Your Small Business to the Next Level - Small Business Trends

Advancing your business success can be a tricky process. But there are plenty of methods and tools you can use to get your business to the next …

How to Attract Talented Employees When You Have No Money

Don’t waste your time with perks.<p><i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in</i> …

The Tool That Inflates Your Tires to the Perfect PSI Every Time

No need to worry about over or under inflating your car or bicycle tires with this digital air-inflator.<p>Whether you're inflating tires or basketballs, every home has a need for an air pump. But while a simple bicycle pump works great for smaller tires and sporting equipment, it isn't strong enough …

DIY liquid cooled 72k lumen LED flashlight will melt your soul

There are flashlights and then there are FLASHLIGHTS and this DIY 72,000 lumen bad boy is definitely the latter type of flashlight. It was made by a …

Lithium Ion

The Beginner’s Guide To Scrum And Agile Project Management

What can help you build a car, save your marriage, code software, write a book, or even renovate a house?A whiteboard and a pad of sticky notes (the …

Project Management

Facebook tracks scary-specific details about your life. Here's what it knows

As the saying goes: “if you aren’t being sold, you are the product.” Nowhere is this more true than on Facebook.<p>The social network boasts nearly two billion users, and offers a staggering amount of free content that keeps most of us engaged hours each day. And in the future, it’s looking to further …

Elon Musk's brother is building vertical farms in shipping containers

Starting fall 2016, he and fellow entrepreneur Tobias Peggs are planning to launch a new urban farming incubator program, called Square Roots. Musk tells Business Insider that it will give young food-tech entrepreneurs spaces to develop and accelerate their vertical farming startups.<p>Musk and Peggs …

Aquaponics

Shocking Interview with an Alien From 1964 Divides Opinions. What do you think?

So a video has recently been taking Facebook by storm and has been dividing the opinions of its viewers. Is it real or fake has been the question on …

Paranormal

Comment on The Future of Healthcare Is Arriving—8 Exciting Areas to Watch by Health: Top Articles and News | Giant Leap

[…] Source: singularityhub.com/2016/08/22/exponential-medicine-2016-the-future-of-health-care-is-coming-faster-t… […]

Towards a new kind of analytics

I have been involved in football analytics for four years and doing it for a living since 2014. It has been a wonderful adventure, but there is no …

How to Manage Projects Using an Online Kanban Board

Once you understand the concept behind what a Kanban board is, take a moment to learn more about how they can help you plan and manage projects in a …

Project Management

These Mind-Blowing Technologies Will Make You Rethink Your Career

No one should be working on boring problems.<p><i>What was the most interesting task you had to solve as a real-life programmer? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Matthew Lai, BSc EE who makes</b> …

Aston Martin built an F1 car for the road and it's amazing

So what makes it a hypercar? Maybe the better question to ask is, <i>who</i> makes it a hypercar. Red Bull Racing's Adrian Newey, legendary Formula 1 engineer and designer, has turned his hand to roadgoing cars with the 001, and the result is a quite unique new creation. The design goal was to "keep it …

8 business apps every IT leader needs on their smartphone

Introduction<p>Technical management is a different beast compared to business leadership. For technical folks, you have to know which tools are …

How To Make Your DIY Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox

We all know how difficult it is to get ourselves to the gym and to actually work on our physical wellbeing; how difficult it is to follow a diet plan …

Watson's Newest Job Is a Tour Guide on a Self-Driving Bus

IBM's AI system is going to control a self-driving bus called "Olli."<p>IBM has teamed up with Local Motors, a Phoenix-based automotive manufacturer that made the first 3D-printed car, to create a self-driving electric bus. Named "Olli," the bus has room for 12 people and uses IBM Watson's cloud-based …

Building Your Big Data Infrastructure: 4 Key Components Every Business Needs To Consider

Big data can bring huge benefits to businesses of all sizes. However, as with any business project, proper preparation and planning is essential, especially when it comes to infrastructure. Until recently it was hard for companies to get into big data without making heavy infrastructure investments …

This Under-the-Radar Biotech Is Developing a Disruptive Cancer-Fighting Technology

Image source: Getty.<p>Earlier this year, I namedthe clinical-stage cancer immunotherapy company <b>Bellicum Pharmaceuticals</b> as my top biotech stock pick for 2016. Almost immediately after doing so, however, Bellicum's shares went into free fall, shedding over half of their value:<p>BLCM data by YCharts.<p>As …

Microsoft launches its Planner project management app

After launching a preview for select customers last September, Microsoft is now rolling out free access to Planner, its project management app, to all users of its Office 365 productivity suite.<p>The tool lets you plan projects for your team, whether it’s for your business, school or non-profit …